[Bioforum] Stem cell research news (1/16/10)

Sciclips via bioforum%40net.bio.net (by kar.sanchayita from gmail.com)
Sat Jan 16 23:53:59 EST 2010

1.Targeting leukaemia stem cells in AML using single-chain antibody
fragments specific for CD123
2.Leukemia cells can acquire leukemic stem cell like properties in an
adhesion-mediated stochastic fashion
3.Cerebellar stem cells act as medulloblastoma-initiating cells in a
mouse model
4. Cancer stem-like cell population in retinoblastoma is regulated by
Wnt signaling pathway
5. HCMV infection causes in utero CNS defects by inducing premature
and abnormal differentiation of NPCs
6. Aldehyde dehydrogenase as biomarker for head and neck squamous cell
cancer stem cells
7. DCAMKL-1 as biomarker for stomach stem cells
8.Heterogeneity of human breast cancers are a function of their cancer
stem cell content
9. Increased tumorigenicity of breast cancers tem cells are due to
changes in ten signal transduction pathways
Link: http://www.sciclips.com/sciclips/stemCellResearch.do?expandable=20&newsLatest=Y

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